Office of the Dean for Graduate Studies at USP

The Dean of Graduate Studies at USP assists students enrolled in Master’s and Doctorate programs to attend scientific events. The information is on the website here.

CAPES-DS Scholarship

CAPES are institutional grants, paid by the Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (CAPES), but administered by the graduate programs. Therefore, the selection criteria for these grants are defined by the Program itself. Different graduate programs may adopt different criteria for the scholarships. More information: 


The Teaching, Research, and Assistance Support Foundation of the General Hospital of the Ribeirão Preto Medical School of the University of São Paulo (FAEPA) is a non-profitable and private company, with administrative and financial autonomy, and associated with the General Hospital at Ribeirão Preto Medical School (HCFMRP). FAEPA grants aid for graduate students’ attendance in scientific events in Brazil.

Graduate Program in Public Health

The Graduate Program in Public Health offers students assistance for attendance in events, short courses, and binding of theses and dissertations according to availability. The Program policies for granting aid can be accessed here. For further information, access the Program’s Registrar. For assistance in scientific events, fill out a form here.